Tags: NBA Championship

Shooting Near Raptors’ Victory Parade Leaves 2 Injured

Two people were shot and two people taken into custody on the edge of the Toronto Raptors’ victory parade in their hometown on Monday, as the team celebrated its N.B.A. championship with thousands of fans and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada. The Toronto Police said that two victims had suffered serious but not life-threatening…

About the Warriors’ Excess Timeout: It Was Not a Tribute to Chris Webber

[Want more basketball in your inbox? Sign up for Marc Stein’s weekly N.B.A. newsletter here.] To those familiar with basketball history, the Golden State Warriors’ last-second desperation in Game 6 on Thursday probably spurred a wave of recognition. With less than 10 seconds left in the game, the Warriors, trailing by a point, had an…

After the Injuries, What’s Next for the Warriors?

OAKLAND, Calif. — The past five years were so often magical for the Golden State Warriors, so frequently charmed, that they somehow found a way to win even when they lost. The last time the Warriors were toppled in the N.B.A. finals, remember, they emerged with Kevin Durant as a consolation prize. You’ll recall that…